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July 17, 2014
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DAY 747: Thought on Israel — Our Smallness

(7/17/14), You know that saying that "it's hard to see the forest through the trees?" I used to think it simply meant being unable to see the big picture when you're immersed in the details of what you're doing. Now I think it also means that even if you have a sense of the bigger picture of what you're doing, you may not be able to see the bigger picture of what the world is doing. That is to say that what we're doing is only a small part of what's happening in the world, and even if we are cognizant of how we impact the world, the world may have other things on its mind. Take this week. Whether it is[...]

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June 20, 2014
By bethmordecai
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DAY 720: The Facebooked Klal Yisrael

*Note: This message is longer than usual Dear Hevreh, I do not think Facebook is a great source for news. Not only is it hard to find posts posted not less than a week ago, but more importantly the posts I am able to read is not a representative sample of the news that's available for me to read. On one level this is my fault because though I may try, my circle of friends and colleagues is not broad enough to include all of the viewpoints I might need to hear. (That being said, is it realistic to work at being "Facebook friends" with complete strangers just to broaden my news feed? I know that the term "friend" is used loosely[...]

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June 11, 2014
By bethmordecai
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Israeli News

December 16, 2013
By bethmordecai
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Even Dogs Serve in the IDF

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December 15, 2013
By bethmordecai
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Snow in Israel

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December 9, 2013
By bethmordecai
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Dizengoff…The New City Center of Tel Aviv

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December 6, 2013
By bethmordecai
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Modern Dance in Jerusalem

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December 5, 2013
By bethmordecai
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Maoz Tzur…From the Technion in Israel!

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December 4, 2013
By bethmordecai
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